Review: how effective is Lyrica for Herpes zoster?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 4.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Lyrica (pregabalin) is for Herpes zoster. The study is based on 23 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lyrica
Lyrica (latest outcomes from 66,316 users) has active ingredients of pregabalin. It is often used in fibromyalgia. Common side effects of Lyrica include dizziness, pain exacerbated, pain, acupuncture and pain, dizziness aggravated.
Herpes zoster (latest reports from 111,533 patients) is typically treated by Valtrex, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Lyrica, Valacyclovir Hydrochloride, Valacyclovir.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 23 people are studied for taking Lyrica in Herpes zoster
Lyrica effectiveness for Herpes zoster (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :
|Herpes zoster||69.57%||30.43% |
Age of people who take Lyrica for Herpes zoster * :
|Herpes zoster||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||0.00%||0.00%||39.13%||17.39%||39.13% |
Who find Lyrica more effective for Herpes zoster?
Gender of people who find Lyrica more effective * :
|Herpes zoster||87.50%||12.50% |
Age of people who find Lyrica more effective * :
|Herpes zoster||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||37.50%||25.00%||37.50% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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